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    By Euripides
    In a version by Ben Power

    November 10-11 at 8 PM
    November 12 at 2 PM
    The Bentley Theater

    A fully-produced Student Production directed by Kelleen Moriarty '19
    All tickets $4, general admission; available at the HOP Box Office beginning November 1

    Euripides' ancient tragedy explores the primordial relationships between revenge and betrayal, magic and mythology,...

  • Over the course of a single extraordinary 2017 spring term, the Theater Department was privileged to support the production of five distinct student-driven theatrical pieces: works conceived, written, directed, designed, and/or performed by Dartmouth undergraduate women. Dartmouth students Olivia Powell '17 and Christian Williams '19 were commisioned to document the Spring Term's productions, and have produced the trailer below:

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  • The Hopkins Center for the Arts is spotlighting the Theater Department's Fall 2017 MainStage production of Cabaret with a series of pieces written by Maggie Baird '18, a theater minor interning with the Hop's Outreach team during her senior year. Her latest installment spotlights the production's fantastic student stage management team. Visit the "HOP Backstage" blog to read about their remarkable...

  • The Theater Department Announces OPEN AUDITIONS for this term's fully-produced student production:


    by Euripides (trans. by Ben Power)

    Directed by Kelleen Moriarty '19

    Set Design by Annie Furman '19, Costume Design by Celeste Jenning '18, Lighting Design by Robert Cueva '17 and Stage Management by Naomi Agnew '20


  • Dartmouth Lecturer and Northern Stage Producing Artistic Director Carol Dunne has recently been tapped to lead an unprecedented new program to support women artistic directors in professional theaters across the United States. Privately funded by the Pussycat Foundation, the BOLD Theater Women’s Leadership Circle will provide $1.25 million in grants in support for Northern Stage and four...


    Book by Joe Masteroff
    Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood
    Music by John Kander
    Lyrics by Fred Ebb

    November 3-5 & 9-12
    The Moore Theater

    A Theater Department MainStage Production
    Tickets available at the HOP Box Office


  • Come to the Department of Theater's


    Wednesday, September 20

    6:30 PM

    Bentley Theater

    Come to an information session about the Theater Department's productions for Fall Term. Hear from faculty and student directors about their shows and you you can participate on stage and/or behind the scenes!


  • The Department of Theater is thrilled to announce the encore presentation of the award winning play, If It Isn't You, by Tess McGuinness '18. Please join us for two performances on Tuesday, September 12th at 5pm and 8pm in the Bentley Theater. Tickets are $4 each available at the HOP Box Office beginning September 8.

    The piece is directed by Director of Theater, Professor Jamie Horton, and the cast features Brooke Goldner '19, Malcolm Joung '19, Owen Page '19 and Davin Polk '...

  • Join us on the stage of the Moore Theater for our Department of Theater OPEN HOUSE from 12noon-1:30pm on Thursday, September 7th. Come meet our faculty, staff and students and learn about our course offerings for the 2017-2018 academic year as well as our many exciting opportunities within Mainstage and student productions. Learn about ways you can get involved in perfoming, designing, directing, playwriting, and much more. We look forward to seeing you there! 


  • Acting I Instructions for Fall 2017:

    For this fall, there will be two sections of Acting I (a 10A and a 2A section). First, you must sign up for an interview for the Acting I section of your choice. Sign up sheets for all sections of Acting I interviews will be posted on the Academic Bulletin Board in Shakespeare Alley of the HOP on Monday, September 11th at 8:30AM.

    Please note that time slots fill up very quickly, so you definitely want to sign...